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Intelligence and security committee report signed off after complaint to PM
Cross-party group overseeing spy agencies pushed Boris Johnson to let it publish report before Christmas

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

24, Nov, 2021 @10:50 PM

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Priti Patel pressed to explain award of spy agencies contract to Amazon
US firm Amazon Web Services to host classified material for GCHQ, MI5 and MI6, raising sovereignty concerns

Rajeev Syal Home affairs editor

27, Oct, 2021 @7:23 AM

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James Bond's mission stays the same: letting Britain think it's still a superpower | Dan Sabbagh
In the real version of the United Kingdom, 007 might be queuing for petrol in his gleaming Aston Martin, says Dan Sabbagh, the Guardian’s defence and security editor

Dan Sabbagh

29, Sep, 2021 @3:17 PM

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UK and Taliban in talks over evacuations and terrorism prevention
Intelligence chief seeks assurances over Afghan helpers and that country will not become terrorist base

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

31, Aug, 2021 @10:49 PM

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Spy who got the cold shoulder: how the west abandoned its star defector
Michal Goleniewski exposed Soviet agents in the UK, but the CIA airbrushed him from history, says author

Donna Ferguson

23, May, 2021 @9:30 AM

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RAF engaged in 10-day attack on Isis in Iraq this spring
Typhoon planes and cruise missiles used in biggest air raid against group in two years, ‘probably killing dozens’ says force

Dan Sabbagh Defence editor

07, Apr, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Taking on the tech giants: the lawyer fighting the power of algorithmic systems
Whether it’s the CIA or Facebook, lawyer and activist Cori Crider is never one to shy away from a fight

Ed Siddons

28, Feb, 2021 @10:00 AM

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MI6 boss apologises for past ban on LGBT staff
Richard Moore says spy agency’s policy up to 1991 was ‘wrong, unjust and discriminatory’

Dan Sabbagh and Alexandra Topping

19, Feb, 2021 @12:00 PM

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George Blake exemplified the desolation, waste and treachery of the cold war | Stephen Dorril
The intelligence officer turned KGB agent who has died at 98 never belonged to Kim Philby’s elite traitors’ club

Stephen Dorril

27, Dec, 2020 @7:15 AM

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George Blake obituary
British double agent who betrayed hundreds of western spies to the Soviet Union, where he lived after escaping from jail

Richard Norton-Taylor

26, Dec, 2020 @3:22 PM

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George Blake, notorious cold war double agent, dies aged 98
Former MI6 spy exposed hundreds of western agents and settled in Soviet Union after escape from jail

Jedidajah Otte and agencies

26, Dec, 2020 @11:51 AM

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MI6 may have let informants commit crimes in UK, tribunal hears
Watchdog’s ruling raises question of whether conduct of MI6 and GCHQ was lawful

Owen Bowcott and Dan Sabbagh

16, Dec, 2020 @6:33 PM

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